The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Application Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Security Specialist
Rank 879 913 944
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Application Security Specialist 16 35 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.034% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.035% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 23
Median salary £65,000 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £40,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £44,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+46.06% -31.53%
Application Security Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87554 99617 109098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.53% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 74678 83101 90011
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Application Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Application Security Specialist in the job title.

Application Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Application Security Specialist
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Application Security Specialist across the England region.

Application Security Specialist Salary Trend in England

Application Security Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Application Security Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Application Security Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Application Security Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Application Security Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +28 8 £55,000 -26.66% 1
North West - 7 £67,500 -
West Midlands -27 1 £65,000 +8.33%
Application Security Specialist
UK

Application Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Application Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Application Security Specialist in the job title.

1 21 (72.41%) Security Testing
1 21 (72.41%) OWASP
2 17 (58.62%) Java
3 16 (55.17%) C#
3 16 (55.17%) .NET
3 16 (55.17%) Secure Coding
4 12 (41.38%) SDLC
5 11 (37.93%) Information Security
6 9 (31.03%) Finance
6 9 (31.03%) C++
6 9 (31.03%) C
6 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
6 9 (31.03%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
7 8 (27.59%) Static Code Analysis
7 8 (27.59%) Financial Institution
7 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
7 8 (27.59%) Python
7 8 (27.59%) Struts
7 8 (27.59%) Spring
8 7 (24.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
9 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (20.69%) Mobile Development
9 6 (20.69%) SANS
9 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
9 6 (20.69%) Ethical Hacking
9 6 (20.69%) Firewall
10 5 (17.24%) J2EE
10 5 (17.24%) Objective-C

Application Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Apache
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
1 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) AppScan
1 1 (3.45%) Burp Suite
1 1 (3.45%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Financial Institution
3 4 (13.79%) Brand Awareness
4 2 (6.90%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) Spring
2 8 (27.59%) Struts
3 5 (17.24%) J2EE
4 4 (13.79%) JNI
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.90%) Middleware
7 1 (3.45%) Ajax
7 1 (3.45%) JSP
7 1 (3.45%) SOAP
7 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) OWASP
1 21 (72.41%) Security Testing
2 16 (55.17%) Secure Coding
3 12 (41.38%) SDLC
4 11 (37.93%) Information Security
5 9 (31.03%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
6 8 (27.59%) Static Code Analysis
7 7 (24.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (20.69%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (20.69%) Mobile Development
9 5 (17.24%) Threat Modelling
10 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (10.34%) Penetration Testing
12 2 (6.90%) Reverse Engineering
12 2 (6.90%) Time Management
12 2 (6.90%) Web Application Development
13 1 (3.45%) Mobile Application Development
13 1 (3.45%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) C#
3 9 (31.03%) C
3 9 (31.03%) C++
4 8 (27.59%) Python
5 5 (17.24%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.90%) Apple Swift
6 2 (6.90%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) SANS
2 4 (13.79%) CISSP
3 3 (10.34%) CEH
4 2 (6.90%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.90%) CISM
4 2 (6.90%) CSSLP
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) MCSE
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Fortify
1 1 (3.45%) Nessus
1 1 (3.45%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) HP
1 2 (6.90%) IBM
2 1 (3.45%) Qualys
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